5 Things You Need To Know In Pop Culture Today! (Oct. 13)

Here's a rundown of what's in the Pop Culture news this morning, corralled and curated for your viewing pleasure!

Iggy Azalea Is Not Having This "Lady Marmalade" Reboot Nonsense

If you hadn't heard, Rita Ora was very intent on rebooting the song 'Lady Marmalade' again, similar to Christina Aguilera, PINK, Mya, and Lil' Kim, but instead, using herself, Miley Cyrus, Charlie XCX, and Iggy Azalea. She was quoted to The Sun about wanting to "rally the troops." Well, this caused a lot of internet backlash to artists, including Iggy, who finally said something about it:

Well, that ends that. #ThanksIggy

 

Dancing With The Stars Alexa PenaVega Earns Honor Of First 10's

This week was switch week, and so of course, Derek Hough was the partner to take her there. The pair did a tango, that even though ruled by Carrie Ann as more of a paso, still got all four tens. Here's the leader board as of right now:

Paula Deen and Mark Ballas: 26/40
Tamar Braxton and Louis van Amstel: 29/40
Alek Skarlatos and Emma Slater: 29/40
Hayes Grier and Allison Holker: 30/40
Nick Carter and Witney Carson: 35/40
Andy Grammer and Sharna Burgess: 36/40
Bindi Irwin and Val Chmerkovskiy: 37/40
Carlos PenaVega and Lindsay Arnold: 39/40
Alexa PenaVega and Derek Hough: 40/40

To see her Tango, watch the clip below:

 

John Legend and Chrissy Teigen Are Expecting Their First Child!

Chrissy posted this on Instagram, with the caption: "John and I are so happy to announce that we are pregnant 🙂 As many of you know, we've been trying to have a baby for a while now. It hasn't been easy, but we kept trying because we can't wait to bring our first child into the world and grow our family. We're so excited that it's finally happening. Thank you for all your love and well wishes. I look forward to all the belly touching! Xx"


Game of Thrones Emilia Clarke Is Esquire's Sexiest Woman Alive!

The article emphasizes Emilia's growth on the show as Daenerys Targaryen, and what it took to get her to where she is today. We're so used to seeing her blonde, that it's crazy to see her with the brunette do! To read more, head over to Esquire.

Calvin Harris Did Not Get A Happy Ending, And Wants Nobody Else To Either

Calvin was LIVID after hearing all the breakup rumors of him and Taylor Swift, over a massage parlor trip which, well, let's just say, ends a little x-rated. He tweeted this out to fans, and surprisingly hasn't deleted it yet.

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Amy Cooper is a writer and pop culture fact nerd, and on multiple occasions has been referred to as a “Walking iPod.”